CANADA STOCKS-TSX turns positive on strength in commodities

Thu Dec 11, 2008 10:17am EST
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TORONTO Dec 11 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index turned positive on Thursday morning as strength in commodity stocks offset a slump in the consumer discretionary sector, which was pulled lower by weak quarterly earnings and guidance from Gildan Activewear Inc GIL.TO.

The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 1.77 points at 8,635.77. (Reporting by Jennifer Kwan; editing by Peter Galloway)